Collabera HSE Engineer in Mineral Point, Wisconsin

HSE Engineer

Location:Mineral Point, WisconsinUS

Posted On:7/13/2018

Job Code:5367EHSWI

Job Description

Job Summary:

• Provide strategic and tactical Health, Safety and Environmental leadership to prevent accidents and injuries, and ensure a safe workplace for all Mineral Point employees.

Key Responsibilities:

• Establish strong safety presence and engage with manufacturing employees through daily observations and interactions with staff in production areas.

• Proactively identify hazards and monitor conformance to defined safety practices through daily observations and interactions with staff in production areas.

• Provide ongoing training and feedback to new hires through daily observations and interactions with newly hired staff in production areas.

• Lead discussions on safety topics, incident reports, risk assessments and hazard identification during daily manufacturing operations production review meetings.

• Serves as subject matter expert and drives efficient and effective closure of safety-related tasks in Manufacturing Change Request process.

• Provide proactive hazard identification and recommend solutions to manufacturing plant projects to ensure safety is accounted for during the planning phase of projects.

• Lead root cause investigations into First Aid and Near Hits incidents and drive corrective actions to closure.

• Lead hazard identification and risk assessment processes, prioritize, develop and implement controls.

• Update HSE Standard Operating procedures, Work instructions, HSE System Forms and Checklists in accordance with ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 & ISO 50001 standards and internal requirements.

• Perform audits on lock out tag out and permit to work systems.

• Conduct weekly inspections on Hazardous Waste / Chemical Storage area and ensure regulatory agency compliance i.e. labeling, containment, proper disposal, documentation, etc.

• Perform monthly inspections and maintenance on site emergency equipment (including fire extinguishers, early detection and alarm system, strobe lights, eye wash stations and fire exits).

• Lead by example in conducting BBS observations, analyze content from observations, follow up on safety work orders, communicate work order closure, and encourage participation from others on their shift.

• Conduct thorough and effective accident investigations that identify root cause and develop and implement corrective and preventive action plans.

• Develop a thorough understanding of key risk areas on manufacturing floor, prioritize, develop actions to address and escalate as necessary to drive improvement and closure.

• Serve as Project Leader for all safety projects and show tangible improvement in safety metrics.

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Job Requirements


Skills and Abilities

• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

• Detail oriented and organized

• Ability to lead, prioritize and motivate others

• Willing to work different shifts

• Ability to work effectively on own initiative and effectively contribute within a team environment

• Proficient with MS Office, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel skills and Web base Applications


• BS/BA Industrial Hygiene, Safety, Environmental, Risk Management.

• Two to three years experience in Health, Safety, Environmental or a related field; technical education counts towards experience, Internship in professional area desired

• Experience working in a manufacturing environment

• Solid working knowledge of federal, state and local regulations in OSHA, DOL and EPA compliance

• Working knowledge of (safety and environmental) management systems - ISO 14001 or OHSAS 18001 experience preferred but not required

• Experience with incident investigation processes and requirements

• Knowledge of principles of ergonomics, industrial hygiene and behavioural based safety strategies

• Ability to develop and enthusiastically facilitate training modules

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